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A John Donne Companion (Routledge Revivals) by Robert H. Ray

By Robert H. Ray

First released in 1990, this identify presents a compendium of helpful info for any reader of Donne to have to hand: an important biographical fabric, old contextualisation, and information about his life’s paintings. The purpose all through is to reinforce realizing and appreciation, with no being exhaustive. the main part of the amount, in either significance and measurement, is ‘A Donne Dictionary’. Its entries are prepared alphabetically: they establish, describe and clarify the main influential folks in Donne’s lifestyles and works, in addition to locations, characters, allusions, principles, thoughts, person phrases, words and literary phrases which are correct to a rounded appreciation of his poetry and prose.


A Jonne Donne significant other will end up helpful for all scholars of English poetry and Anglican theology.

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